In 2016 LEGO fans of all ages can experience the LEGOÂ® story and the endless possibilities of the LEGO brick in a 12,000 m2 experience center in Billund, Denmark. Today the foundation stones of the unique â€śLEGO Houseâ€ť were laid.
Photos + film added of the deligthful â€śFragile Shelterâ€ť, a winter temporary shelter that leads people to gather in the woods by this Sapporo-based artist and designer.
This temporary shelter in a wild winter forest is used intermittently for winter activities.
15 Degrees is a private residence carefully situated on a rural wooded hilltop. The house consists of two 20â€™ x 84â€™ bars set perpendicular to each other and rotated an additional 15 degrees in response to site attributes and to create a dynamic interrelationship.
Due to site constraints, it was challenging to create a feeling of openness. Hence, the strategy was to pull Dalvey Road House apart by incorporating courtyards and gardens to allow wind to flow and provide rooms with maximum views out and access to gardens.
Nestled in the wide leafy streets of Malvern this classic brick Federation house was patiently waiting to be brought up to date with modern family living. The clients brief was to enhance open space and add light whilst paying homage to the original era of the home through the choice of classic lines and materials.
The new Ronald McDonald House, which will provide free amenities and accommodation for families of sick children from all over Scotland who are being treated in the childrenâ€™s hospital, will replace the current facility at Yorkhill when it is relocated to the South Glasgow Campus.
World Architecture Festival Awards 2014 – German architect Ole Scheeren confirmed for opening keynote
The principal of BĂĽro Ole Scheeren will kick off proceedings on the main festival stage on 1 October. The World Architecture Festival (WAF) awards 2014 is the worldâ€™s biggest architectural awards programme.
The Hamersley Road Residence is the conversion of an early 1900â€™s Australian workers cottage to a practical, modern family residence. The external timberwork, moulded plaster, handmade tiles and flannel flower glass of the existing house give the home a distinct arts and crafts aesthetic.
Yale School of Architecture Exhibition, Connecticut, USA
A new exhibition – “Infra Eco Logi Urbanism” – opening this summer at the Yale School of Architecture brings together research and design work by the experimental Canadian architecture practice RVTR to explore possible urban and architectural futures in a post-metropolitan world.
â€śAndy was a great architect, an educator of international renown and one of the finest human beings it has been my privilege to know. His influence on generations of students at the Mackintosh School of Architecture and in the many other institutions where he taught, was immense.â€ť
There are less than 2 weeks left to enter: submit your entry before the 29 August deadline. Now in their 16th year, the AR Emerging Architecture awards are the worldâ€™s most popular and prestigious awards for young architects.